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I Will Never Forget Losing My Mother to Alzheimer’s: A Conversation with Elaine Pereira

  Within the span of only a few years, author Elaine C. Pereira was forced to cope with the deaths of her sister-in-law, brother, father and the rapid decline of her mom. But the most difficult challenge of these life-changing events was the time spent as a caregiver when her mother struggled with and eventually surrendered Read More

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Courage, Love, and Faith…Coming out LGBTQ in the LDS Community.

The Georgeson family Christmas photo 2018. From L to R: Alan, Marissa, Michelle, Konrad, and Blake. Recently I had one of the most meaningful (and difficult) interviews on my show. When I was a young stay at home mom in Maple Valley, WA (a bedroom community 45 miles SE of Seattle), I had the good Read More

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What Does a Sore Throat Have to do with Courage (or lack thereof)?

As a child I had a lot of strep throat infections. My parents took me to many doctors in Honolulu asking if they would just remove my tonsils. They were always told: She will outgrow them”. My tonsils remain intact. I did have a good many more throat infections throughout my young life. For the Read More

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From Mad Men to #MeToo: Self-Defense and Personal Safety Then and Now

Hello everyone. I am very excited about sharing a conversation I had recently with my friend and guest, Sensei Janet Nelson. In many ways, Janet exemplifies what it means to be a courageous woman. You can listen to our podcast or read the transcribed text below. Thank you so much Janet! On Spreaker: Listen to Read More

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Change Happens

Change happens and that can really test our courage, can’t it? We are creatures of habit and often resist change. Change represents moving from what what we know to what we don’t. The unknown can be scary and it can also challenge us. I invite all of us to rethink change. What if we embraced Read More